Student Award 2021

Winning Work of Excellence Award in Hong Kong and Macao Regions in 2021 CAETS Communication Prize - High Potential Innovation Prize in China
Winning Work of Excellence Award in Hong Kong and Macao Regions in 2021 CAETS Communication Prize - High Potential Innovation Prize in China

An EE team, comprising Miss Wei Yang (PhD student), Mr Wang Hao (PhD student), Mr Liu Yucheng (PhD student) and Mr Lee Yo-che (INFE student), has won the Work of Excellence Award in the region of Hong Kong SAR and Macao SAR in The Council of the Academies of Engineering and Technological Sciences (CAETS) Communication Prize - High Potential Innovation Prize in China 2021. The winning project, supervised by Dr K F Tsang, is titled “Internet of Things Maturity Index (IDex) – IoT Michelin: Best Practices”.

EE Team Winning Three Awards at Three Innovation Competitions Respectively

A team of EE final year students, supervised by Dr Alan Lam, has won three awards at three different innovation competitions respectively. The winning project is “Aero-Hydroponic Agriculture IoT System”. Through these competitions, students learnt to be creative and innovative in applying technology to solve real life problems.

Competition

Award

Awardees

The 7th Hong Kong University Student Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition

Organized by Hong Kong New Generation Cultural Association

 

Second Prize

(Category: Life Science)

 

Cheng Yuk Shing (CDE), Tang Chun Ki (CDE), Wong Tat Chee (INFE)

HKETA Innovate for Future

Organized by Hong Kong Electronics & Technologies Association

Second Runner-up

(Tertiary School Stream)

Cheng Yuk Shing (CDE), Tang Chun Ki (CDE), Wong Tat Chee (INFE)

HKIE Innovation Award 2021

Organized by The Hong Kong Institution of Engineers

Certificate of Merit

(Category II - An Innovative Application of Engineering Theories (Young Member Group))

Tang Chun Ki (CDE), Wong Tat Chee (INFE)

 

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EE Student Winning Gold Award in ASM Technology Award 2021

Miss LEUNG Ching Yee Angel (ECE graduate 2021) has won the Gold Award in ASM Technology Award 2021. The winning project, supervised by Dr Steve Wong, is called “Design of a Wideband antenna with beam steering for sub-6 band of 5G”.

ASM Technology Award has been established since 2016. It aims to recognize and reward students with outstanding Final Year Projects which demonstrate excellence in technology and innovation

The Cyberport University Partnership Programme 2020-21
Two Teams Winning HK$100K each from The Cyberport University Partnership Programme 2020-21

Two teams of EE students and graduates have been selected to join The Cyberport University Partnership Programme (CUPP) 2020-21 and awarded HK$100K each of seed fund to develop their start-up projects.

  Winning Team A Winning Team B
Name of Awardees
  • Mr SENTHIL KUMAR Nikil (CDE student)
  • Mr YIM Kwok Woon (CDE Graduate 2021)
  • Mr RAJNIKANTH Ajay (CDE student)
  • Master student from HKUST
  • Mr Lau Kin Yam (INFE Graduate 2020)
  • Mr Chu Tsz Kit (INFE Graduate 2020)
  • Master student from School of Design, PolyU
Project Title Intersect ConNest
Supervisors
  • Dr Ray Cheung (EE)
  • Dr John Lee (Department of Linguistics and Translation)
  • Dr Ray Cheung (EE)
  • Mr Albert Au (PolyU)

CUPP is a FinTech-focused entrepreneurship programme for local university students to unleash their potential, gain insights into the global market, and receive a unique chance to participate in an Entrepreneurship Boot Camp at overseas university and receive mentorship from industry elites. More about this meaningful programme can be found here.

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MSc Student Winning First Prize in The 8th CCF Big Data & Computing Intelligence Contest

Mr Zheng Shaomian (MScMIT), who teamed up with a member from a company in China, has won the First Prize in The 8th CCF Big Data & Computing Intelligence Contest. The winning project is titled "Private Information Extraction Model based on Multi-stage Fine-tuning and Pre-training".

The contest was organized and launched by China Computer Federation in 2013 which aims to promote the development of big data and computing intelligence and nurture quality talents for the field. There were 1483 teams joined the contest to attempt different questions and 5 teams were shortlisted for each question for entering the final. Mr Zheng outcompete the other 4 teams in his chosen question and won the First Prize.